On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1959

Historical Events

  • 1st transcontinental commercial jet flight (American) (LA to NY for $301)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope John XXIII proclaims 2nd Vatican council


1959 Highlights

About January 25, 1959

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius